How Could We Harness A Hurricane? by Vicki CobbHow Could We Harness A Hurricane? by Vicki Cobb

How Could We Harness A Hurricane?

byVicki CobbIllustratorTheo Cobb

Hardcover | August 1, 2017

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A 2018 Best STEM Book K-12(National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council)

All hurricanes are made of air, water and energy;How Could We Harness a Hurricane?explores how humankind may be able to channel those elements for helpful purposes.

Scientists and engineers haveyet to design a way to weaken or steer a hurricane. Thas doesn't mean they haven't been thinking about how it could work, though!How Could We Harness a Hurricane?and legendaryscience author Vicki Cobbare here to tell that story.

Vicki clearlyexplains air pressure, energy, and windto show you how hurricanes are formed. And like Vicki's other award-winning titles, this book leads youngsters tolearn by asking questions.

How Can We Harness A Hurricane?offers questions andprovides new points of view that may just change peoples' thinking. It shows kids the work scientists and engineers are doing to avoid future disasters. More importantly, Vicki Cobb shareshands-on experimentsthat make science fun, be itat home or in the classroom.

Vicki Cobbis the author of more than 85 highly entertaining nonfiction books for children. Ever since 1972, whenScience Experiments You Can Eatwas first published, Cobb's lighthearted approach to hands-on science has become her trademark for getting kids involved in experiences that create real learning. It is no surprise that she is k...
Title:How Could We Harness A Hurricane?Format:HardcoverDimensions:48 pages, 10.25 × 8.75 × 0.38 inPublished:August 1, 2017Publisher:Walter Foster JrLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1633222462

ISBN - 13:9781633222465


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A 2018 Best STEM Book K-12 (National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council)